Allison Library Newsletter

May 2016

Thank you Ms. Mary and Ms. Anna for helping Ms. Jenkins shelve books in May!
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Students Enjoying Donations From TRS Volunteers

End Of Year Events

  • Ms. Jenkins distributed summer reading logs and flyers for Austin Public Library, AISD Online Resources, and the Summer Reading Program.
  • Ms. Jenkins administered STAAR tests on May 9th, 10th, and 11th.
  • The library hosted Keller Williams volunteers on May 12th. They visited PK-2nd grade.
  • Ms. Jenkins attended the Allison retirement party on May 16th.
  • Ms. Jenkins attended the AISD Librarian celebration on May 18th.
  • Ms. Jenkins participated in the Allison Field Day on May 20th.
  • Ms. Jenkins distributed approximately 434 free books to K-5th grade students with cleared library records. Other students worked off their lost book debts.
  • Ms. Jenkins volunteered at the Allison Carnival on May 26th.
  • Ms. Jenkins managed students who worked for their lost books (approximately 16 hours).
  • Ms. Jenkins completed the library's EOY report. Page 2 of the summary is below.
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Ongoing Librarian Activities

  • Plans for seven grade levels and teaches 28 classes per week.
  • Maintains library calendar.
  • Shelves library materials.
  • Attends district librarian and BAC meetings.
  • Attends campus CAC and staff meetings.
  • Assists teachers and staff with obtaining books for lessons, etc.
  • Maintains library collection and catalog.
  • Promotes use of the public library.


The library will be open June 6-9 and 13-16 from 10:00-12:00 for library fun and book swap.